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Relay for Life: supporting cancer research, survivors and caregivers

Relay for Life: supporting cancer research, survivors and caregivers

Butler’s Relay for Life will take place on Oct. 27 from 5:30-10:00 p.m. in the Reilley Room. The annual event will have food, activities, music and lanterns in support of cancer research and all of those impacted by cancer.

OPINION | Breast cancer awareness groups have objectified women

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The entire Butler University community has rallied together to raise money and spread awareness. It’s a very powerful experience benefitting a worthy social cause. However, “sexy” breast cancer programs have become more popular in the past several years, which is troubling. This sexualized message works against the campaign’s

OPINION | Butler should embrace what unites us

So many things divide Butler University’s student body, whether it be graduation year, major, Greek affiliation—or lack thereof—political ideals, or even favorite color. But on Friday, the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event at the Health and Recreation Complex brought participants together in a way that I have not seen before on this campus.

Six students named 500 Festival princesses

The Indianapolis 500 is equal parts racing, love and family legacy for Jennifer Brinn, a senior early childhood education major and 500 Festival Princess. “The need for speed is huge in my family,” said Brinn, whose grandfather has volunteered with the track’s fire crew for the past 33 years. “My grandpa has said to me